[Travel [is] Flight And Pursuit In Equal Parts.]

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Tom Folsom Quotes

"Everybody who is anyone wanted to meet a real life gangster, and heres Joey Gallo hitting the scene. What more could you want with a gangster? He looked the part. They call it gangster chic. He dressed like the Reservoir Dogs - black suit, white shirt, skinny black tie. You know, he had the whole look down. And the big shades, of course."

Emm Gryner Quotes

"If I never saw another airport again, Id be happy!"

Ved Mehta Quotes

"Surely only boring people went in for conversations consisting of questions and answers. The art of true conversation consisted in the play of minds."

S Lemon Quotes

"I am committed to contributing to the educational growth of our youth."

Lorin Morgan Richards Quotes

"I believe dreams connect us to our ancestors and it is through creativity that we can tap into this in the conscious state. Creativity is a sort of trance that we have as artists that erases time and space.-from interview with AmeriCymru (25 August 2010)."

Param Vyas Quotes

"I hate vodka. It is the second worst thing to have come out of Russia, after communism - which isnt Russian anyway, Karl Marx was Russian."

Arthur Koestler Quotes

"I have already thought it over, said Rubashov. I reject your proposition. Logically, you may be right. But I have had enough of this kind of logic. I am tired and I dont want to play this game anymore. Be kind enough to have me taken back to my cell."

LPoni Baldwin Quotes

"I saw the last piece of innocence unfurl inside of her.-Nick Plato (from the story Platonick)"

K Larsen Quotes

"How funny." I say flatly. "and I was hoping for a battle of wits but you appear to be unarmed." His laugh fills the silence and brings a smile to my face."

Sage Blackwood Quotes

"...if you spent all your time being protected, you never got to find out anything new."

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Quotes About Insatiability

"The very qualities that make one a writer in the first place contribute to the block: hypersensitivity, stubbornness, insatiability, and so on. Given the general oddity of writers, no wonder there are no sure cures." - Author: John Gardner

Quotes About Influential Parents

"Anyone who grows up with parents who are very influential, there are cases where people run away from that if they have parents who are really lame." - Author: Thurston Moore

Quotes About Myself And Attitude

"All the champions - you go and ask Mike Tyson or Joe Louis, Rocky Marciano, Lennox Lewis and myself included, and Im sorry for putting myself in line with all the other great names - but the champions attitude is it doesnt matter who is in front of me, I am going to conquer this person and win the fight and knock the person out." - Author: Wladimir Klitschko

Quotes About Collective Action

"If I ran the world, I would find a way to bring the wealth of human good intentions and corporate good intentions together - to activate them collectively into shared action against shared objectives that produces shared hard, tangible results." - Author: Cindy Gallop

Quotes About Belief In Self

"Our faith is faith in some one elses faith, and in the greatest matters this is most the case. Our belief in truth itself, for instance, that there is a truth, and that our minds and it are made for each other,--what is it but a passionate affirmation of desire, in which our social system backs us up? We want to have a truth; we want to believe that our experiments and studies and discussions must put us in a continually better and better position towards it; and on this line we agree to fight out our thinking lives." - Author: William James

Quotes About Difficulties Of Change

"Alterations in regulation of affect(emotion) an impulse:Almost all People who are seriously traumatized have problems in tolerating and regulating their emotions and surges or impulses. However, those with complex PTSD and dissociative disorders tend to have more difficulties than those with PTSD because disruptions in early development have inhibited their ability to regulate themselves.the fact that you have a dissociative organization of your personality makes you highly vulnerable to rapid and unexpected changes in emotions and sudden impulses. Various parts of the personality intrude on each other either through passive influence or switching when your under stress, resulting in dysregulation. Merely having an emotion, such as anger , may evoke other parts of you to feel fear or shame, and to engage in impulsive behaviors to stop avoid the feelings." - Author: Suzette Boon

Quotes About Noite

"A noite é escura e cheia de terrores, o dia luminoso, belo e cheio de esperança. Uma é negra, o outro é branco. Há gelo e fogo. Ódio e amor. Amargura e doçura. Macho e fêmea. Dor e prazer. Inverno e Verão. Mal e bem. Em toda a parte há opostos. Em todos a parte há a guerra." - Author: George R.R. Martin

Quotes About Murat

"Adesea se gindea la discursul rostit de Dubcek la posturile de radio dupa intoarcerea sa de la Moscova. Nu-si mai amintea nimic din spuselel lui, dar ii mai rasuna si acum in ureche vocea aceea tremuratoare. Se gindea la soarta lui : niste soldati straini l-au arestat in propria sa tara, pe el, seful unui stat suveran, l-au ridicat, l-au tinut sechestrat timp de patru zile, undeva in muntii Ucrainei, l-au facut sa inteleaga ca va fi impuscat, asa cum fusese impuscat, cu doisprezece ani in urma, precursorul sau maghiar Imre Nagy, apoi l-au transferat la Moscova, i s-a poruncit sa se imbaieze, sa se barbiereasca, sa se imbrace, sa-si puna cravata, l-au anuntat ca nu mai era destinat plutonului de executie, ca trebuia sa se considere in continuare seful statului, l-au asezat la o masa in fata cu Brejnev si l-au constrins sa negocieze." - Author: Milan Kundera

Quotes About Feeling Discomfort

"He awoke each morning with familiar shapes at the edges of his vision, could feel memories nearby, but by the time breakfast came, they were already fading. By dinner, they were lost. It left Troy with a sadness, a cold sensation, and a feeling like a hollow stomach--different from hunger--like rainy days as a child when he didnt know how to fill his time. It was the pain of a chronic boredom mixed with the discomfort of time wasted." - Author: Hugh Howey

Quotes About Christian Calvary

"Christs death is the Christians life. Christs cross is the Christians title to heaven. Christ "lifted up" and put to shame on Calvary is the ladder by which Christians "enter into the holiest," and are at length landed in glory." - Author: J.C. Ryle